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A Bittersweet Goodbye

A Bittersweet Goodbye

Dear Fair Farms Community, I’m reaching out to share the bittersweet news that I’m transitioning out of my role as ...
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Waterkeeper Groups File Legal Challenge of Federal Order to Relicense Conowingo Dam

Waterkeeper Groups File Legal Challenge of Federal Order to Relicense Conowingo Dam

(Takoma Park, MD) – Today, Waterkeepers Chesapeake, Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper, and Sassafras Riverkeeper, represented by Earthjustice and joined by the ...
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July 18: No Whining, Only Wine-ing 5k/10k

July 18: No Whining, Only Wine-ing 5k/10k

Join Waterkeepers Chesapeake and Patuxent Riverkeeper on Sunday, July 18th for our “No Whining, Only Wine-ing 5k/10k” charity race with ...
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June 29: Town Hall: Conowingo Dam’s Massive Threat to Bay Cleanup

June 29: Town Hall: Conowingo Dam’s Massive Threat to Bay Cleanup

Conowingo Dam, May 2019. Photo credit: John Pavoncello The Conowingo Dam is the single most important issue as well as ...
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The Restoration of the Bay Starts with Local Streams & Communities

The Restoration of the Bay Starts with Local Streams & Communities

By Betsy Nicholas, Executive Director As Chesapeake Bay Awareness week is upon us, I wish I were filled with more ...
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Opinion: Legislature Must Act to Save the Bay in Light of Conowingo Dam Decision

Opinion: Legislature Must Act to Save the Bay in Light of Conowingo Dam Decision, Maryland Matters, Morgan A. Johnson, June 10, ...
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Take the Native Plants Pledge!

Take the Native Plants Pledge!

Written by Casey Willson, Waterkeepers Chesapeake Intern May was Native Plants month at the Clear Choices Clean Water Campaign and ...
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‘Cureating’ the Local Food System We Deserve

‘Cureating’ the Local Food System We Deserve

‘Cureating’ the Local Food System We Deserve Written by Nicole Oveisi, Fair Farms Intern  Fair Farms recently spoke with Cureate’s ...
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May 20: 'Our Food Future' from Wild & Scenic Film Festival

May 20: ‘Our Food Future’ from Wild & Scenic Film Festival

The E3 Initiative For Citizen Engagement On The Lower Shore is pleased to present a virtual Wild & Scenic Film Festival on ...
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Journey to Soil Health… With Sam White and Amanda Paul, Leaning Pine Farm

Journey to Soil Health… With Sam White and Amanda Paul, Leaning Pine Farm

By Nicole Oveisi, Fair Farms intern. This piece was originally posted on the Million Acre Challenge website. Established: 1939 Farm ...
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